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There are 6 ways to get from Singapore to Kobe by plane, train, bus, car or car ferry

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Fly to Osaka Kansai  •  10h 33m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Osaka Kansai (KIX) SIN - KIX

¥18060 - ¥72500

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Fly to Osaka Itami  •  13h 17m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Osaka Itami (ITM) SIN - ITM

¥21880 - ¥86260

Fly to Kobe  •  11h 58m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Kobe (UKB) SIN - UKB

¥24470 - ¥100750

Fly to Chūbu Centrair, train  •  11h 28m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) SIN - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Shin-Kobe

¥20310 - ¥37700

Fly to Tokushima, bus  •  13h 18m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Tokushima (TKS) SIN - TKS
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Kousoku Maiko

¥51270 - ¥101450

Drive, car ferry  •  4 days 17h

  1. Drive from Singapore to Shanghai
  2. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal

¥94117 - ¥132058

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kobe is 0120-565653.

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Last updated: 10 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Singapore to Kobe is to fly and train which costs $250 - $470 and takes 11h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Singapore to Kobe is to fly which costs $220 - $950 and takes 10h 33m.

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The distance between Singapore and Kobe is 4933 km.

It takes approximately 10h 33m to get from Singapore to Kobe, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Singapore Changi Airport to Osaka Kansai Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 40m.

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Kobe is 1h ahead of Singapore. It is currently 10:18 AM in Singapore and 11:18 AM in Kobe.

Singapore Airlines, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Singapore Changi Airport to Osaka Kansai Airport.

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There are 407+ hotels available in Kobe. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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  • Distance: 4932.7 km
  • Duration: 10h 33m

What companies run services between Singapore and Kobe, Japan?

Singapore Airlines, Jetstar Asia Airways and 12 other airlines fly from Singapore to Kobe hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥31000 - ¥85000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥31000 - ¥130000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥40000 - ¥160000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Itami via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥40000 - ¥110000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Itami via Fukuoka, Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥41000 - ¥110000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Itami via Chūbu Centrair, Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥42000 - ¥120000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Itami via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥21000 - ¥85000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
12h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥130000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kobe via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥24000 - ¥100000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥85000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥120000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥34000 - ¥140000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Tokushima via Fukuoka, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥37000 - ¥110000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥39000 - ¥80000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥49000 - ¥100000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥49000 - ¥110000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥37000 - ¥75000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥37000 - ¥80000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥42000 - ¥90000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥44000 - ¥95000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Tokushima via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥34000 - ¥95000
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥46000 - ¥180000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kobe via Taiwan Taoyuan, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥120000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kobe via Okinawa, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥28000 - ¥110000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kobe via Okinawa, Shimojishima
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥110000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥31000 - ¥85000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥85000
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥16000 - ¥70000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Clark International
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥70000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥41000 - ¥100000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥40000 - ¥95000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥100000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥100000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥40000 - ¥80000
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥70000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Osaka Kansai via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥36000 - ¥80000
Solaseed Air
Website
solaseedair.jp
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kobe via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥24000 - ¥100000
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Chūbu Centrair via Manila
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥14000 - ¥28000
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥8500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥5500 - ¥8000
Reserved seat
¥6500 - ¥8500
Green seat
¥8500 - ¥12000
Bus operators
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Kousoku Maiko
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3600
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp
JR Shikoku Bus
Website
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from Kosoku Naruto to Kosoku Maiko
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥3348
Schedules at
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Ferry operators
China-Japan International Ferry Co
Phone
06-6536-6541
Website
shinganjin.com
Car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
Ave. Duration
47h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥25000
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
¥20000
1st Class
¥25000
Special Class
¥40000
VIP
¥100000

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